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Lodi considering requiring permits for group park use

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Posted: Saturday, March 1, 2014 12:00 am

Large groups who use park amenities for activities that they are not designated for may have to obtain permits from Lodi’s Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services department in the future.

The Lodi Recreation Commission will discuss requiring permits for events at several city parks at its March 4 meeting.

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1 comment:

  • Victor Ferrise posted at 11:21 am on Sun, Mar 2, 2014.

    Symbiont Posts: 6

    This seems like a reasonable solution.

    First of all it makes sense to use tennis courts for their intended purpose. Why a group would risk a complaint by not deferring makes no sense to me. Using a large space to play soccer is a little trickier but common sense should dictate how early or late groups play and whether the noise would be a problem.

    If we all practiced a little common courtesy and used our public spaces properly we might not need to have local government intervene. Hopefully we'll find a solution that makes sense before we read about an unfortunate event taking place. That said, if I don't want the occasional golf ball landing in my yard, I probably shouldn't live right next to a golf course.

     
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